Friday, June 14, 2013

AVON Totally Kissable Lipstick

AVON launched 16 new shades of their Totally Kissable Lipstick ($8, Press Samples) earlier this year. They are moisturizing, pigmented lipsticks infused with avocado and coconut oils.

I tried out four shades from the range - Lovey Dovey, a pale shimmery pink, Natural Glow - frosty nude beige, Mauve Allure - creamy mauve pink and Smitten Red - rich, creamy red. Lovey Dovey is a rather nice pink that would pair well with a stronger smokey eye. Natural Glow is a pale, frosty nude, so it washes me out quite a bit on its own. There's also quite a bit of shimmer that is very visible on my pigmented lips. Mauve Allure is my favorite of these - its a mid tone mauvy pink with no shimmer/glitter - gorgeous color for medium/dark skin tones. Smitten Red is a very wearable, rich red in a super creamy formula.

                                                                Lovey Dovey

                                                            Mauve Allure

                                                           Natural Glow

                                                          Smitten Red

I have no complaints about the formula of these lipsticks - they feel weightless and moisturizing and don't dry my lips out after they've gone. The cream finishes especially have a lovely sheen to them.  These lipsticks wore comfortably for about 2-3 hours on me and I absolutely love the sweet caramel scent. My only gripe was that the lighter, shimmery shades left behind a few flecks of very visible shimmer on my lips after the color had faded. That aside, these are some very nice lipsticks with a fabulous price tag!

                                    L-R : Smitten Red, Mauve Allure, Lovey Dovey, Natural Glow

Have you tried any of the AVON Totally Kissable Lipsticks?

Disclosure: The products in this article were provided by PR for consideration. All opinions are my own. For more information please refer to my Disclosure Policy.


  1. Avocado and coconut oils? I'm sold! These sound lovely and the shades are so pretty! xx

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